Lift and access
Feb. 6, 2018 - Manitowoc Cranes has appointed Mi-Jack Canada as the newest dealer of Manitowoc and Grove cranes in Alberta and Saskatchewan, Canada. The Leduc, Alberta-based company offers full sales, rental purchase options, aftermarket parts and service support in both provinces. The move strengthens Manitowoc’s dealer network in the region.
Western Canada Lift Supply is a new provider of new and used lift equipment based in Vancouver, B.C. The company was launched this month by John Adcock, formerly of Leavitt Machinery. Western Canada Lift will represent major manufacturers for new lift sales and carry a variety of used equipment for sale and re-rental across B.C., Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba.
Jan. 23, 2018 - Manitex International has announced that it has finalized new orders totaling 42 Manitex cranes from Cropac Equipment, Inc. headquartered in Oakville, Ontario, Canada. The new orders will be used for retail sales and rental fleet needs across Canada, which now includes Cropac’s expanded territory of British Columbia.
Jan. 15, 2018 - The Manitowoc Company has announced it will relocate its corporate headquarters from Manitowoc, Wisconsin to Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
Jan. 8, 2017 - A global consultation is to be launched by the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) to establish the possibilities for powered access training and safety guidance afforded by new technology such as virtual reality and platform simulators.
Dec. 11, 2017 - An affiliate of Stratford-Cambridge Group (SCG), Plymouth, Mich., has acquired Custom Equipment, Richfield, Wis., with an additional manufacturing facility in West Bend, Wis.
Dec. 8, 2017 - The Board of Directors of Manitou BF, in their meeting on Dec. 5 at the headquarters of the Company, decided unanimously to renew the mandate of Mr. Michel Denis as President & CEO of Manitou for a further period of 4 years until the Annual General Assembly in 2022 that will approve the financial statements of 2021.
Nov. 28, 2017 - Genie invites customers to ask questions and get answers about operator training for aerial work platforms (AWPs), or mobile elevated work platforms (MEWPs), during its upcoming “Ask Me Anything” (AMA) event, December 4-8, 2017. On Monday, December 4th, Genie will post an AMA prompt on the Genie® Aerial Pros AMA Event page, as well as will be shared on social media simultaneously, to garner questions. The post will stay open, or “live,” for questions and comments through Friday, December 8th. The goal of this fourth Genie AMA event is to educate customers on how the new CSA B354 and proposed ANSI A92 standards in North America will impact aerial operator training.
Nov. 24, 2017 - SmartLoad Technology and AccessReady from JLG Industries earned gold awards in Lift and Access magazine’s 2017 Leadership in Lifting Equipment and Aerial Platforms (LLEAP) Awards. The competition also honored JLG 1644 and 1732 high capacity telehandlers with a silver award.
Nov. 10, 2017 - JLG Industries is pleased to announce the launch of its new 10MSP mobile stock picker.
Nov. 9, 2017 - Genie options and accessories offerings continue to evolve. The new Genie Lift Power system includes a new generation of hydraulically driven generators for contractors who rely on productive power at the platform to get their work done.
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